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MissionAid – December 2016

Excerpt: “This month we celebrate Sr. Mary Sweeney SJC from the Sisters of St. Joseph of Cluny who received the ‘Presidential Distinguished Service Award’ for 44 years of service in Sierra Leone, we pay homage to the community of El Mozote in El Salvador who have been on a 35 year journey for justice.”

MissionAid – November 2016

Excerpt: “This month we celebrate Viatores Christi Volunteer Gena Heraty who received the ‘Leinster House Human Dignity Award’ for her work in Haiti, and we look back on our ‘Building Sustainable Resilience through Humanitarian Response: Lessons from Four Interventions’ event.”

MissionAid – October 2016

Excerpt: “In this month’s edition of MissionAid we follow the journey of a film crew to Kabul to meet Malalai Joya, whom the BBC described as ‘the bravest woman in Afghanistan’.”

MissionAid – September 2016

Excerpt: “In many of the projects where our members work, migrants, internally displaced people and refugees are finding our members present, offering solidarity, providing for basic human needs and care.”

MissionAid – August 2016

Excerpt: “In this month’s edition, I would like to share some great articles showcasing the work of our members in Kenya and Ghana.  We were delighted to learn that Fr Shay Cullen, Columban Missionary is this year’s recipient of the Hugh O’Flaherty International Humanitarian Award and we extend our congratulations to him.”

MissionAid – July 2016

Excerpt: “Welcome to our July issue of MissionAid! This month we have some great articles showcasing the work of our members in Syria, Peru, Thailand and South Sudan.”

MissionAid – June 2016

Excerpt: “Welcome to our June issue of MissionAid! Thank you to everyone who joined us for this year’s AGM. More than 120 delegates from 55 member organisations attended this year’s event. It was a memorable day as we launched our 2015 Annual Report. The Report shows over 2.5 million lives were transformed last year by […]

MissionAid – May 2016

Excerpt: “Welcome to our May issue of MissionAid! This month we have some great articles showcasing the work of our members in South Sudan; Kenya; and some wonderful news about one of Misean Cara’s own team members.”

MissionAid – April 2016

Excerpt: “Earlier this month, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador wreaking havoc and destruction and costing about $3 billion in damages. The death toll continues to rise with 600 people already confirmed dead as rescuers search for further survivors.”

MissionAid – March 2016

Excerpt: “Thank you to everyone who attended our first members’ meeting of 2016 on the 3rd of March! With more than 80 people in attendance from 52 congregations, my staff tell me it was great to see you all again, and to meet some new faces.”